We've been surveying Hollywood's relationship with our fair state via picks for the ten best movies filmed in Colorado, plus ten memorable movies set in Colorado but not filmed here and the ten most awesomely cheesy Colorado movies. Today, it's the ten biggest Hollywood movie misses shot in Colorado ... More >>
Troy Tulowitzki.Major League Baseball has a very Little League-ish rule mandating that every team must have one participant in the All-Star game. You can always tell which are the bad teams, because their All Star will be batting about .270. Troy Tulowitzki and his .268 batting average were ... More >>
Troy Tulowitzki.After his career debut at Coors Field, Detroit Tigers ace Justin Verlander told MLB.com that early in the game, "my fastball control wasn't anywhere near where it should be" and described his breaking ball as "okay." Yet his skills were enough to toss a complete game against t ... More >>
The Westword Music Showcase celebrates seventeen years, a lifetime for some of 2011's performers
Carlos Gonzalez.Congratulations to the Colorado Rockies. Last night's excessively exasperating 7-1 loss to the Los Angeles Dodgers assured the Rockies of baseball's worst record in May. For the month, they sit at 8-20.
Whatever your opinions about him -- and don't lie; you have some opinions about him -- there's no doubt that Barry Bonds is one of the most polarizing figures in modern sports, almost universally either revered or reviled. The thing that polarizes people about him is his use of steroids, but ... More >>
It will happen tonight, no doubt: At some point during the Nuggets-Cavs game at the Pepsi Center, probably late in the first quarter, LeBron James will step into a passing lane. He'll lurk, and lurk, and lurk, carefully measuring his distance from things -- close enough to make the steal, far enough ... More >>
Seeing stars and stealing cells.
The cut-rate Rockies are armed and presumed harmless.
The Rock In' Freak Fest was all that -- and more.
Kobe could join some heavy-hitting all-stars wearing striped uniforms.
The secret Rockies formula: Prepare to meet thy doom.
Colorado mopes along with baseball's other underachievers.
The Rockies find no humidor in high-altitude baseball.
Despite a time-out for terror, 2001's roster was full.
Billy Bob has a simple plan: to sing about life and lovin' his wife.
If Michael Jordan suits up again for the NBA, will that suit his fans?
Come to think of it, a Subway Series might be a good thing.
Scott Simon's memoir proves he's no fair-weather fan.
Stop counting the homers and start playing baseball.